According to science, the earth’s environment is in constant motion and weather patterns tend to shift throughout the years. There are also the different patterns that have emerged that succeeded in defining the climate in various parts of the world.
The desert is considered as the driest part of the planet as it does not experience any rainfall throughout the year. Good examples of the mentioned place are the Sahara Desert of northern Africa and the Mongolian desert. Antarctica is also considered a desert despite for being extremely cold since it does not receive any rainfall throughout the year.
A place is referred as rainforest if it is able to receive one foot of rainfall for each year. Lots of jungles around the world possess the highest level concentration of life as these places are filled with trees that are considered a habitat for animals. One example of rainforest is the Amazon in which new discoveries are found every time it is explored. Region like Singapore is also capable of growing exotic fruits which are found to be effective in improving human’s health.
Unlike other places, grassland is the one that is capable of covering more lands. One reason is because most plants are hardy and are capable of surviving the constant grazing of different land animals. Because grassland is filled with various kinds of plants, it is also considered as the best habitat for different animals. There is also some grassland that are experiencing cold climate while others are wet and cold throughout the year.
A temperate forest, which is also referred as Four Season climate, possesses sufficient rainfall but is incapable of providing enough heat to make plants survive and prosper. This type of forest is seen in green color every summer, brown during winter and few animals live on it due to its poor food supply.
A place that is experiencing too much coldness and is dictating wide spread of life is referred as the Tundra. Although this place is covered by snow for most part of the year, there are animals and plants that are found to be capable of surviving on it.